Against the backdrop of radical social change ushered in by the passing of Title IX in 1972, an unlikely group of high school girls come together to win one of their state’s first-ever girls’ basketball championships. A powerful first-person account told by trailblazing sports journalist Melissa Isaacson.
A singular, powerfully expressive debut memoir that traces one chef’s struggle to find her place and what happens once she does.
A monumental behind-the-scenes oral history of Chicago’s theater movement spanning 1953 to the present day, from the people who made it happen.
From the founder of Hope’s Gardens, an artisanal pesto company based in Atlanta, this cookbook encourages readers to invent their own pesto combinations and shows how to use pesto as a building block for a variety of meals.
An updated, redesigned collection of hundreds of quotes from Berkshire Hathaway chairman and CEO Warren Buffett on business, politics, taxes, life, and more.
A mouthwatering, multifaceted introduction to Filipino food as told through the stories and recipes of 30 chefs and home cooks of the Filipino diaspora.
A rich, engrossing account of one abandoned girl’s efforts to find her place in the world, people to love, and people to love her back.
A history of Chicago’s infamous 1924 Leopold and Loeb murder case, told chiefly through a rare collection of carefully arranged primary source material, including confessions, court transcripts, psychological reports, evidence photos, and more.
The latest offering in the In Their Own Words series—a collection of 300 quotes from Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.
More than 75 creative potato recipes from the beloved fast-casual all-potato restaurant of the same name.
A first-of-its-kind cookbook that explores the intersection of cooking, eating, health, and wellness.
A picture book that captures the confidence, pride, and magic black and brown boys feel at the barbershop.
The funny and engaging tale of a little boy who blames sweet surprises and mischievous behavior on a guest only he knows exists: the friendly, goofy, troublemaking dragon in his closet.
A comprehensive guide to street food, surveying foods from more than 75 countries and regions across the globe.